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Squills, Bluebells and Glory-of-the-Snow...the Other Spring \'Blues\'!
I cannot even imagine a spring garden without them.Naturalized displays of Glory-of-the-Snow and Siberican Squill Spanish bluebells come in standard blue, along with white and pink formsI hope this article and the previous one on grape hyacinths, will...
California
El Segundo
Wanted: Scilla bulbs
Price : CALL

I am looking for a fairly large quantity (200+-) blue scilla bulbs to plant in and around our orchard for gopher management. I am not really looking for white scilla, although pink might be alright.
United States
California
Scilla Hispanica Mixed
Prices start at : 14.95 USD / Pack of 20

Spanish bluebells are black walnut tolerant and great for naturalizing. This blend features pink, white, and blue varieties which look phenomenal grouped together or mixed in with other spring flowers.
  • Restrictions: Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Soil Tolerance: Normal, loamy
  • Additional Characteristics: Flower
  • Uses: Beds, Border, Containers, Cut Flowers, Ornamental, Outdoor
  • Bloom Color: Blue, Mix, Pink, White
South Carolina
Hodges
Dwarf Ledebouria, Scilla, Squill
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Soil should become somewhat dry between waterings. An easy and forgiving window sill or patio plant, Ledebourias are native to the forests of Eastern Africa and multiply readily and quickly.
  • Native To / Origin: S Africa
  • Grows To: 2-4"H x 6-8"W
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Soil & Moisture: Average to dry, well-drained, sandy or rocky soils.
Louisiana
Merryville
Scilla Peruviana (Set of 5)
Prices start at : 19.36 USD / package

Water well during the growing seasonLeave bulbs undisturbed and they will soon naturalize. The strap like slim leaves emerge in the fall, and in mid-spring the tall flower stalks appear fully packed (50-100 blossoms) with blue colored flowers that can...
  •  Excellent in containers, 18" diameter bloom.
  •  Striking evergreen perennial and long blooming
  • Blossom Color: Blue
  • Additional Characteristics: None Listed
  • Common Name: Scilla
  • Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.): 3-4
Georgia
Atlanta
Platanthera bifolia
Price : CALL

Looking to purchase either plants, bulbs or seeds of the platanthera bifolia for personal use not retail. Will pay for shipping of course to California,USA this is the Lesser Butterfly Orchid
United States
California
How to grow: Scilla (Growing Guide)
Frost tolerant Excellent. Harvesting Seeds can be gathered and re-sown in early summer. Planting and Harvesting Calendar < Back to All Plants Pests which Affect Scilla Aphids (General) Slug Snail
England
Liverpool
Siberian Squill
Prices start at : 10.98 USD / Bag of 15

(Scilla siberica) This early little wildflower is wonderful with early daffodils, since its true blue flowers combine beautifully with gold.
  • Common Name: Siberian Squill
  • Soil Moisture: Average, Well Draining
  • Bulb Size: 8-9 cm
  • Plant Type / Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Deer Resistant: Yes
  • Bloom Time: Early spring
Vermont
Shelburne
Siberian Squill - Pack of 20
Prices start at : 12.95 USD / Pack of 20

A good companion for the very first Daffodils of the season, Scilla is ideal in sun or partial shade, colonizing freely into stunning drifts of hard-to-find blue! An excellent cut flower as well as a garden or container standout, Siberian Squill is unpalatable...
  • Genus: Scilla
  • Bloom Start To End: Early Spring
  • Uses: Beds, Border, Containers, Cut Flowers, Ground Cover, Naturalizing, Outdoor
  • Plant Height: 10 in - 15 in
  • Zone: 4 - 9
  • Plant Width: 6 in
South Carolina
Hodges
Corkbark Fir Abies lasiocarpa  arizonica
Prices start at : 7.95 USD / 1 packet

In other respects it is like var. * It differs from the species in having thicker, corky bark and more strongly glaucous foliage. Arizonica is said to be common in the Sangre de Cristo and San Juan Mountains, and at Wolf Creek Pass, all locations in Colorado;...
  • Common Name: Corkbark Fir
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
  • Collection Locale: Apache National Forest, AZ
  • Quantity: 0.59 lb
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Variety: arizonica
New York
Locke
Spanish Blue Bells Bulbs Mixed Colors (Set of 25)
Prices start at : 18.94 USD / package

They require little attention once planted. Although just the blue ones are commonly available, the mixed ones are much more popular and interestingly known by the same name. If you have a woodland area, it's a great naturalizer.
  • Common Name: Spanish Blue Bell
  • Fragrant: Yes
  • Fragrance: Strong
  • Sun Tolerance: Part Sun
  • Returnable: 90-Day
  • Additional Characteristics: Hummingbird/Butterfly Attractant
Georgia
Atlanta
Pink, White, and Yellow Woodland Plant Collection of Bulbs (25-Pack)
Prices start at : 34.99 USD / package

We can help, with our Do-It-For-Me-Collections. However, there are so many varieties to pick and choose from, that gardeners don't know how to start. For maximum versatility, all bulbs are individually bagged and labeled.
  • Blossom Color: Assorted Colors
  • Mature Width (in.): 4
  • Best Time to Plant: Fall
  • Fragrance: None
  • Bulbs are shipped in a dormant state, ready for planting: Yes
  • Common Name: Assorted Mix
Georgia
Atlanta
0.68 Acres in Lake County
Prices start at : 337500 USD

Great location close to town and train! Plat of survey, topography and aerial photo avail.under "additional information" in the MLS. Ft.) features rolling terrain which could allow for an English bsmt.
  • Irrigated: No
  • Area: 0.68 acres
Lake
Lake Forest
Cooper\'s Ledebouria, Zebra Squill, False Squill
Prices start at : 5.99 USD

Winter deciduous. In spring dainty 3-4" spikes of pink, Hyacinth-like flowers emerge from the soil to nestle among the often still unfurling rich green, burgundy pinstriped foliage.
  • Grows To: 2-4"H and slowly spreading at 1-2" per year
  • Outdoor Light: Sun, Part sun, AM sun, Part shade, Light shade
  • Soil & Moisture: Average to moderately moist, well-drained, sandy or rocky soils.
  • Native To / Origin: S Africa
Louisiana
Merryville
Dried Orchid Tubers, Salep
Price : CALL

It is yellowish and translucent, hard, and horn-like, and without odour, but has a mucilaginous and somewhat insipid taste. Botanical Source and History of Salep: - Formerly, the tubers derived from Eulophia campestris and E.
United States
Florida
How to grow: Snowdrop (Growing Guide)
Frost tolerant Excellent. Harvesting Seeds can be gathered and re-sown in early summer. Planting and Harvesting Calendar < Back to All Plants Pests which Affect Snowdrop Aphids (General) Slug Snail
England
Liverpool
4 Spring-Blooming Bulbs to Plant This Fall
Puschkinia With their demure, powder-blue flowers, Puschkinia are among the first few flowers to bloom in my garden every year. This bulb grows to only 8 inches itall, but it is among the most treasured plants in my garden.
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Color Your Garden Blue Bulbs Collection (Set of 29)
Prices start at : 49.49 USD / package

One of the first choices you might make for your garden is what color or colors to use. For an informal look, plant in groups in natural swathes or bouquets. Planting them in a lightly shaded area will keep them cool and prolong blooming.
  •  An incredible source of inexpensive color for the garden
  •  Relax and bring cool serenity to your garden with shades of blue
  • Blossom Color Family: Blues
  • Best Time to Plant: Fall
  • Annual / Perennial: Perennial
  • Mature Width (in.): 12
Georgia
Atlanta
Blue Artisan Bulb Blend (Set of 60)
Prices start at : 22.49 USD / package

Plants lots of yellow daffodils as well, to contrast this color boldly. For an informal look, plant in groups in natural swathes or bouquets. Best planted in late fall. Flower bulbs are inexpensive and very easy to grow.
  • Shipped As: Packaged
  • Wildlife Deterred: No Wildlife Deterred
  • Common Name: Assorted Mix
  • Wildlife Attracted: No Wildlife Attracted
  • Sun Tolerance: Part Sun
  • Easy to plant and grow nearly anywhere: Yes
Georgia
Atlanta
How to grow: Crocus (Growing Guide)
Crop Rotation Group Miscellaneous ● Soil Average garden soil with excellent drainage. Position Full sun in late winter, partial shade in summer. Tommasinianus are not tempting to deer.
England
Liverpool
The Springtime Blues - Grape Hyacinths
Now that the bulb planting season is closing in, make room for some grape hyacinths. They combine beautifully with daffodils and tulips. There are a surprising number of lesser known grape hyacinths to choose from, some quite bizarre.
California
El Segundo
Pink Spanish Bluebells
Prices start at : 13.98 USD / Bag of 15

Our bulbs are actually the Spanish Bluebell type, and they are somewhat larger and different from English Bluebells. (Hyacinthoides hispanica) They will naturalize very well which means they come back year after year and will last a lifetime.
  • Common Name: Spanish Bluebells Pink, Wood Hyacinth
  • Soil Type: Loamy Soil
  • Botanical Name: Hyacinthoides hispanica Pink, Scilla hispanica
  • Planting Time: Fall
  • Light Requirements: Half Sun / Half Shade, Full Shade
  • Half Sun / Half Shade: Yes
Vermont
Shelburne
Replant Your Indoor-Flowering Bulbs
Also, try to do a bit of research beforehand to see which kinds of flowers are hardy enough to overwinter in your hardiness zone . Their success in over-wintering the ravages of a non-greenhouse environment can vary, but I've amassed a collection of spring-blooming...
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Deer-resistant Bulbs
The biggest problem we face here in deciding what types of bulbs to grow is the deer . Alliums come in a wide range of heights and you can find varieties that are yellow, white, pink, purple and lavender.
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Good Flowers to Plant With Marigolds
From this point of view, iris, morning glories, lavender, baptisia and clematis or any vine are excellent choices. Other plants grow well with marigolds. Marigolds are widely used in companion planting and are thought to deter many pests.
California
Santa Monica
Heaven in the Garden: Blue Flowers and Plants
Its tall spikes of bloom can be found in many different shades and intensities of blue. The fuzzy flower panicles are a soft powdery blue, and are useful for providing contrast for the more commonly found pink, yellow or white annuals.
California
El Segundo
Blue Flowers
The individual flowers are nicely exotic, with a bunch of colorful purple and yellow spots on the petals. We eat borage leaves and flower clusters, sometimes cooked into vegetable pies in combination with other greens, like spinach and wild beet greens,...
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Holland\'s Keukenhof Gardens: Sixty Years of Spectacular Spring Flowers
Although I didn't order any on the spot, I made sure to get on the catalog mailing list so I could dream about my fall order.Willem Alexander pavilion is filled with tulips on one side and daffodils on the other, more varieties than I've seen anywhere...
California
El Segundo
Forcing Flower Bulbs In The Fall For Late Winter Blooms
When you are done planting all the layers of bulbs, fill the rest of the container with potting mix until it's filled to the top. Autumn is the best time for forcing flower bulbs to bloom in late winter.
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia